Skip to main content

Bloggiesta: My To-Do List


This weekend is the Winter Mini Bloggiesta, an annual event for us bloggers to focus on our blogs, catch up on reviews and learn about new blog enhancements. I try to participate in most of the Bloggiesta events throughout the year since it gives me a chance to catch up on things I've been wanting to do with My Book Retreat. This weekend I have some personal commitments but hope to devote a few hours to the tasks on my list.

I have a long to-do list and don't expect to complete all of these things, but I did want to include them all here so I can pick and choose what I feel like working on this weekend. I'll be checking things off this list as I work on them throughout the weekend.
  • Write reviews ~ I think I have about 10 outstanding now...
  • Update My Reviews page
  • Update old book reviews to remove outdated giveaway information
  • 2015 Challenges wrap-up
  • 2016 Challenges sign-up
  • Add attributions page or spot on sidebar
  • Update sidebar ~ new social icons, popular posts, Goodreads widget, sidebar headlines
  • Sign up for Winter's Respite Read-a-Thon
  • Update Review Policy
  • Comment on other Bloggiesta posts
  • Create a schedule for reading and commenting on blogs regularly
Are you participating in Bloggiesta this weekend? If so, what are you working on?

Bloggiesta Wrap-Up

I got more than expected done even though I only worked on things on Sunday evening and Monday evening. I didn't manage to do any of the mini challenges, and I didn't get out to visit other blogs, which I was really hoping to do. That's something I need to work on this year ~ visiting and commenting on other blogs. What did you accomplish during this Bloggiesta?

Comments

  1. That's a great list. I need to work on mine as well and have a bunch of things to do. I still need to sign up for 2016 challenges and wrap up 2015 challenges too! I won't even count how many reviews I need to wrote but I do need to get done 2* reviews out of the way that I owed the authors.

    ReplyDelete
  2. Wonderful list! Enjoy the party, while doing all these fabulous things.

    ReplyDelete
  3. I need to figure out what challenges I am doing in 2016. Thank you for reminding me :) Happy Bloggiesta!

    ReplyDelete
  4. I need to wrap up my 2015 challenge list too! I never thought of that! Happy Bloggiesta! :D

    ReplyDelete
  5. It looks like you were very productive during the time you had! I wasn't especially social this Bloggiesta either, because of the limited time I had to work on my blog.

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. It's hard to split the time between doing the work you want to do and being social!

      Delete
  6. You did accomplish a lot, though, and doesn't that feel good?

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. It does! I was surprised at how much I managed to get done in a short amount of time. Of course, I still have all of those reviews to write...

      Delete

Post a Comment

Thanks for stopping by! I'd love to hear your thoughts!

Popular posts from this blog

Freedom to Read Giveaway Hop

I Am A Reader, Not A Writer and Mundie Moms are hosting the Freedom to Read Giveaway Hop in honor of Independence Day in the United States, and I've decided to participate. To stick with the theme of Independence Day, I'm doing what I did last year for this hop: I'm giving away a book of your choice that is written by an author from the United States. It can be any genre as long as the author is from the United States. You choose the book (up to $15), and I'll order it and have it mailed to you from Book Depository . The contest ends on Thursday, July 5th at midnight Eastern Time. The winner will be notified by e-mail. If they do not respond within 48 hours, a new winner will be drawn. Happy 4th of July! I hope you have a safe and fun holiday! Enter here: a Rafflecopter giveaway Now check out all of the other giveaways you can enter at the links below!

Freedom Giveaway Hop

Simply Stacie and I Am A Reader, Not A Writer are hosting the Freedom Giveaway Hop in honor of Independence Day in the United States, and I've decided to participate. To stick with the theme of Independence Day: I'm giving away a book of your choice that is written by an author from the United States. It can be any genre as long as the author is from the United States. You choose the book (up to $15), and I'll order it and have it mailed to you from the vendor of my choice. To enter, all you have to do is leave a comment below telling me your favorite U.S. author (this doesn't have to be the author of the book you choose if you're the winner). Include your email address so I can contact you if you win. This giveaway is open to U.S. and Canadian mailing addresses only. I've decided to open this up to international entries as long as Book Depository ships to your address. For extra entries: Leave a separate comment if you follow My Book Retre

Leap into Books Giveaway Hop!

This week, I'm participating in the Leap into Books Giveaway Hop hosted by I'm a Reader, Not a Writer . I'm giving away a book of your choice  up to $10 from Book Depository. It's that simple. Just visit  Book Depository and choose any book that is selling for $10 or less. This giveaway is open to international entries as long as Book Depository ships to your address ( click here to check ). The contest ends on Monday, March 5, 2012, at midnight Eastern Time. The winner will be picked using Random.org and notified by e-mail. If they do not respond within 48 hours, a new winner will be drawn. To enter, just leave a comment telling me what book you want to win. Check out all the other participants in the giveaway hop!